Skincare

Pre-order my new book

Sign up to my newsletter

The Body Shop Vitamin E Overnight Serum-in-Oil

One of the most recommended products in my skin consultations is a serum/oil. For all skin types and all skin conditions. There’s always one that…

Beauty Myths No.5 – if you have oily skin you don’…

The biggest mistake people with oily/combination skin make is to try and ‘strip’ the skin during the cleansing stage – to the point where it…

Merumaya Melting Cleansing Balm

This review is so overdue that it’s borderline embarrassing. Merumaya launched just over a year ago and is the brainchild of Maleka Dattu, a force…

rms beauty Raw Coconut Cream

  I suspect it would be easier to get a great picture of Elvis Presley (alive) than of this product. White tub, white product, so…

Empties. Georgia Louise Cleanse & Heal Balm

Upon grabbing this to use as a mask in the bath last night, I found empty no.2 of 2014. Nicely, I had just enough to…

Clarins Extra-Comfort Cleansing Cream – discontinued

Friends. Following on from last week’s rant about Darphin Purifying Balm being chucked on the bonfire, news reaches me that one of my all-time favourite…

Jane Scrivner Nourishing Cleanser – Hall of Fame

A couple of weeks ago I spoke on a panel at Professional Beauty Manchester about changing trends in the industry. Jane Scrivner was on the…

Glycolic Facial Cleanser – Anthony Logistics for Men (AND WOMEN)

I’m a great believer that there are very few products made for men that women can’t use also (Tena pads aside, the truth can also…

BALMOLOGY CLEANSE Neroli and Sweet Basil Cleansing Balm

I’ve had varying questions/reactions to previous balm reviews – a lot of concerns re fragrance – synthetic/too much/not enough – and texture – too runny/not…